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Gellius couchii (Bowerbank, 1874)

236312  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:236312)

 unaccepted (genus transfer and junior synonym)
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
(of Halichondria couchii Bowerbank, 1867) Bowerbank, J.S. (1867). Sponges. <i>In</i>: Jeffreys, J.G.,Hincks, T., Couch, J., Stewart, J., Rowe, J.B. & Bate, J.S. Report to the committee appointed to explore the marine fauna and flora of the Devon and Cornwall, no. 2. <em>Reports of the British Association.</em> 1867: 275-286. [details]  OpenAccess publication 
Taxonomic remark The specimen allocated by Topsent 1897 to Gellius couchi (Bowerbank, 1874 has been allocated to Gellius amboinensis by...  
Taxonomic remark The specimen allocated by Topsent 1897 to Gellius couchi (Bowerbank, 1874 has been allocated to Gellius amboinensis by Lévi 1961 [details]
Van Soest, R.W.M.; Boury-Esnault, N.; Hooper, J.N.A.; Rützler, K.; de Voogd, N.J.; Alvarez, B.; Hajdu, E.; Pisera, A.B.; Manconi, R.; Schönberg, C.; Klautau, M.; Kelly, M.; Vacelet, J.; Dohrmann, M.; Díaz, M.-C.; Cárdenas, P.; Carballo, J.L.; Ríos, P.; Downey, R.; Morrow, C.C. (2019). World Porifera Database. Gellius couchii (Bowerbank, 1874). Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/porifera/porifera.php?p=taxdetails&id=236312 on 2019-09-20
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2007-01-11 12:10:57Z
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2007-09-07 19:12:58Z
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2019-07-21 11:31:03Z
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original description  (of Halichondria couchii Bowerbank, 1867) Bowerbank, J.S. (1867). Sponges. <i>In</i>: Jeffreys, J.G.,Hincks, T., Couch, J., Stewart, J., Rowe, J.B. & Bate, J.S. Report to the committee appointed to explore the marine fauna and flora of the Devon and Cornwall, no. 2. <em>Reports of the British Association.</em> 1867: 275-286. [details]  OpenAccess publication 

new combination reference Ridley, S.O. (1884). Spongiida. <em>Report on the Zoological Collections made in the Indo-Pacific Ocean during the Voyage of H.M.S. ‘Alert', 1881-2. (British Museum (Natural History): London).</em> 366-482, pls 39-43; 582-630, pls 53-54. [details]  OpenAccess publication 

misapplication Topsent, E. (1897). Spongiaires de la Baie d'Amboine. (Voyage de MM. M. Bedot et C. Pictet dans l'Archipel Malais). <em>Revue suisse de Zoologie.</em> 4: 421-487, pls 18-21. [details]  OpenAccess publication 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

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Taxonomic remark The specimen allocated by Topsent 1897 to Gellius couchi (Bowerbank, 1874 has been allocated to Gellius amboinensis by Lévi 1961 [details]


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